Design Changes Approved for 200+ Unit North Shore Project
Revere has approved design changes to The Robinson along Revere Beach. Originally approved last fall the multifamily project will feature 230 apartments along with a host of resident amenities. Minor changes now approved include the addition of second and third-floor windows along the north side of the front elevation, installation of red awnings along the ground floor plus an addition of a mural on the ground floor up to the 3rd floor.
Permit Pulled to Install Pool at Framingham Multifamily Project
A permit has been pulled to install the pool for the upcoming multifamily project at 59 Fountain Street in Framingham. The development includes the renovation of the historic mill building on-site to include 160 residential units plus a new construction building with 100 residences. The existing powerhouse building is also being renovated and will include tenant amenity space.
$2.3M Permit Pulled for Fit-Out of Rolex Boutique on Newbury St
A permit valued at $2.3M has been pulled for alterations to existing retail space at 8 Newbury Street for the Rolex Boutique. Work will include interior demolition, new framing, renovations to the storefront along with new finishes and MEP's.
CO Issued for Portion of The Overlook at St. Gabriel's
A certificate of occupancy has been issued for 27 apartments at The Overlook at St. Gabriel's. The 11.6-acre site will feature a total of 555 residential apartments and 105 condos. The development also offers a 12,000 square foot amenities floor with vintage arcade games, a TV wall, and private conference rooms plus a resort-style pool and 5,000 square foot fitness center.
Framingham Project Mortgaged for $26M
59 Fountain Street in Framingham has been mortgaged for $26,681,265.00 via Avidia Bank. The Fountain Street project, currently under construction will convert the existing historic mill building into 160 residences. A new 6-story building will also be added to the site to include 98 residences for a total of 258 within the project.
Framing Underway for New Building at 59 Fountain in Framingham
Framing has started for the new construction building within the 59 Fountain Street development in Framingham. Along with the new building which will house 98 residences the project will see the conversion of the existing historic mill building on the site into 160 loft-style apartments. Amenities at 59 Fountain Street will include a rooftop garden and function space, a pool terrace, common areas, a fitness center, workspace, and bicycle storage.
With $18.7M In Financing Secured Demo Permit Pulled for ebo condos in East Boston
With an $18.7M construction loan secured last week, a permit has been pulled for the full takedown of the existing structure at 197-207 Maverick Street in East Boston. The demo will make way for the ebo condominiums to feature 49 luxury homes over 3,100 square feet of ground-floor retail space. The project, expected to open in mid-2021 will also feature 34 off-street parking spaces.
Corderman & Company Completes Engie's New Boston Offices at 9 Channel Center
Construction is now complete on ENGIE’s new expanded Boston office at 9 Channel Center Street in Boston. ENGIE has moved into 21,000 square feet of first class office space on two floors of the modern mixed-use building in the city’s historic and vibrant Channel Center neighborhood. Corderman & Company provided construction management services on the project.
The $3.2 million construction program, in collaboration with global design firm Gensler’s Houston and Boston offices, is a mix of open workspace, private offices, conference rooms, work lounges, wellness rooms, cafes, huddle areas, a private phone booth, and shower room in an inspiring contemporary environment.
Staying true to the warehouse-industrial architecture at 9 Channel Center, ENGIE’s offices include exposed brick and beam construction throughout. Colorful branded moments, statement lighting, and modern furniture provide a dynamic contrast. Each floor was designed with three zones to accommodate employee collaboration and individual work throughout the day. Pops of color were infused into the cafes and teaming zones. The central teaming area and perimeter individual workstations were designed to facilitate concentration and focus.
“ENGIE’s new Boston office is an agile work environment embracing employee engagement reflecting their forward-thinking,” said Corderman & Company Senior Project Manager Kevin Hegarty. “9 Channel Center is the perfect place for them to grow and thrive.”
Owner/developer Berkeley Investments’ 9 Channel Center is part of their far-reaching program to enhance value through adaptive reuse throughout Channel Center. The building has been infused with new technology and a modern design aesthetic while maintaining its brick and beam ambiance. It is positioned at the cross-section of South Boston, Fort Point, and the Seaport District. Other tenants in the building include Corderman & Company, and Bargmann Hendrie + Archetype, Inc. The office and retail leasing agent is CBRE.
The new space for ENGIE is one of numerous customized and creative offices that are either complete or underway by Corderman & Company. This includes offices for: Cybereason, Catalant Technologies, Venture Lane, Neoscape, Placester, Ideo, Enzyvant,, Goulston & Storrs, and Kensington Capital. Corderman’s team on this project was comprised of: Hegarty, Project Manager Jim Tully, Superintendent Joel Ashton, Laborer Kenneth DeCampo, and Senior Estimator Cadman Corbett.
Interior Finishing Nearly Complete for First Units at The Overlook at St. Gabriel's
Interior finish work is nearly complete for the first units at The Overlook at St. Gabriel's in Brighton. The 11+ acre site offers luxury apartments ranging from studios through four-bedrooms between new construction buildings and, meticulously restored and reimagined historic buildings. First apartments are now expected to open in April and when complete the hilltop community will feature 555 residential apartments and 105 condos. The development also offers more than 22,000 square feet of community spaces including a pool, fitness center, and sky lounge.
Prep Underway for Demo at 205 Maverick Street in East Boston
Fencing is up at 205 Maverick Street in East Boston in preparation for demo of the Maverick Street Market and Swish & Swash Laundromat. The demolition will make way for an approved 5-story mixed-use building. The project will feature around 3,100 square feet of ground-floor retail space, 49 residential units, and 34 off-street parking spaces.
Another Extension Granted for Chain Forge Redevelopment
The BPDA has granted another extension to the developers of the Chain Forge hotel project in Charlestown. Due to the complex nature of the project financing has yet to be finalized however Dick Galvin of CV Properties told the board they have lined up an opportunity zone fund from NY for the project and expect this extension granted through April 30th to the be the last. Located in the Charlestown Navy Yard the historic building originally built in 1904 has been vacant since 1974. The new plans call for a 230-room hotel along with an on-site museum to honor the history of the property.
Demo Permit App Filed for 197-207 Market St.
A demo permit application has been filed to raze the commercial structure at 197-207 Maverick Street in East Boston. The demo will make way for the approved mixed-use project to feature approximately 3,100 square feet of ground-floor retail space, 49 residential units, and approximately 34 off-street parking spaces.